This paper describes the DocuSign electronic signature in the context of state, federal and international standards for legal and enforceable electronic signatures.
The simplicity of the DocuSign eSignature service causes some business customers to mistakenly assume that the DocuSign electronic signature must be unsophisticated. Nothing could be further from the truth. The DocuSign electronic signature is comprised of visible elements as well as invisible, encrypted elements that make it totally secure, legal and enforceable.
Elements of the DocuSign Electronic Signature
The components of DocuSign’s electronic signature are managed by the DocuSign service to ensure compliance with all legal requirements for electronic signatures. Those components include both visible and invisible (encrypted) elements.